Children's Memorial Ceremony of Remembrance

Ceremony of Remembrance Marked by Quiet Observances

Streams of visitors bearing white carnations made their way to the Edgartown Lighthouse Saturday morning for the annual ceremony.

Edgartown Lighthouse Ceremony Remembers Children

The Martha's Vineyard Museum holds its annual Children's Memorial Ceremony of Remembrance at the Edgartown Lighthouse Sept. 19.

Gathering of Angels at Ceremony of Remembrance

A cloudless September sky stretched wide and blue over the Edgartown Lighthouse Saturday afternoon, where more than 150 people gathered for the annual Ceremony of Remembrance.

Ceremony of Remembrance

The Ceremony of Remembrance will be held at the Edgartown Lighthouse on Saturday, Sept. 21 at 1 p.m.

Standing Together, Heart and Soul, at Children's Memorial

Families, friends and loved ones gathered at the Edgartown Lighthouse Saturday for the annual children’s memorial.

Children's Memorial Gives Light to Dark Memories

On the Vineyard a sense of healing envelops you. The place that embodies this spirit most of all is the Edgartown Lighthouse Children’s Memorial.

Children's Memorial Ceremony of Remembrance

The Ceremony of Remembrance takes place at the Edgartown Lighthouse and begins at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 22.

Helping the Light of Memory Shine

The 16th annual Ceremony of Remembrance was held Saturday at the Edgartown Lighthouse.

Memories Shine On at Ceremony of Remembrance

Children decorated the cobblestones at the base of the Edgartown lighthouse with slipper shells as more than 100 people gathered for the 15th annual Ceremony of Remembrancel.

Ceremony Creates Sacred Space, Where the Light Never Fades

For the loved ones who gathered at the annual Ceremony of Remembrance on Saturday afternoon, their stories may have differed but their pain was the same — the grief of losing a child.